Lebanon

June 17, 2000

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The World Bank will approve an $80-million municipal infrastructure loan to Lebanon before the end of this month as part of a broader effort by the ba

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Secretary-general Kofi Annan confirmed on Friday that Israel had fully withdrawn from southern Lebanon as ordered by the Security Council, but Beirut'

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Twenty-nine alleged followers of the Islamic militant Osama bin Laden, went on trial in Lebanon Friday on charges of planning terrorist attacks in Jor

June 16, 2000

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By Nabil Al Mulhem Damascus – Albawaba.com  Lebanese key politicians have expressed hope that the Syrian-Lebanese relation would be reconstructed on t

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Seven members of the two rival Muslim groups, Hizbullah and Amal, have been injured in a series of clashes in different villages of southern Lebanon,

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Lebanese President Emile Lahoud criticized Thursday those whom he said were in a rush to wrap up verification of the Israeli withdrawal from south Leb

June 15, 2000

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Israel's domestic intelligence agency, Shin Beit, is to hand over responsibility for southern Lebanon to the military intelligence service, the daily

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The Knesset lobby for South Lebanese Army (SLA) members who sought refuge in Israel after the Israeli withdrawal from Lebanon is sending an emissary t

June 14, 2000

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UNIFIL teams are to resume work Wednesday on the verification of Israel's withdrawal from south Lebanon in full compliance with UN Security Council Re

June 13, 2000

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Hizbullah is unlikely to initiate an unprovoked attack on Israel in the immediate future, reported the daily Jerusalem Post Tuesday, quoting Swedish p

June 10, 2000

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The Lebanese government is to send 500 army troops to the south of the country, lifting an obstacle to the reinforcement of the United Nations peaceke

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A military court convicted a pro-Israeli militiaman of killing a captured Hizbullah fighter and another of serving in a prison camp in Israeli-occupie

June 9, 2000

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A six-year-old child was wounded by an Israeli bullet Friday on the border with Lebanon, the doctor who operated on the injury told AFP. Bilal Tahbish

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The UN verification of Israel's troop withdrawal from southern Lebanon was postponed indefinitely on the Lebanese side, a UN spokesman said, quoted by

June 8, 2000

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Twenty-four Lebanese appeared before the Beirut military court Wednesday for trial on charges of collaborating with Israel, court sources in Beirut sa